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Philosophical Problems of Space and Time
I. Philosophical Problems of the Metric of Space and Time.- 1. Spatial and Temporal Congruence in Physics: A Critical Comparison of the Conceptions of Newton, Riemann, Poincare, Eddington, Bridgman,
Ad Hoc Auxiliary Hypotheses and Falsificationism
  • A. Grünbaum
  • Psychology
    The British Journal for the Philosophy of Science
  • 1 December 1976
In the history of science, there are various instances of theory-modification by auxiliary hypotheses, as distinct from wholesale theory-replacement. And these instances include familiar episodes in
The Pseudo-Problem of Creation in Physical Cosmology
  • A. Grünbaum
  • Philosophy, Physics
    Philosophy of Science
  • 1 September 1989
According to some cosmologists, the big bang cosmogony and even the (now largely defunct) steady-state theory pose a scientifically insoluble problem of matter-energy creation. But I argue that the
The Foundations of Psychoanalysis: A Philosophical Critique
This study is a philosophical critique of the foundations of Sigmund Freud's psychoanalysis. As such, it also takes cognizance of his claim that psychoanalysis has the credentials of a natural
Explication and Implications of the Placebo Concept
Just what is the problem of identifying an intervention or treatment t of one sort or another as a placebo for a target disorder D? One set of circumstances, among others, in which the need for such
Validation in the clinical theory of psychoanalysis. A study in the philosophy of psychoanalysis.
In this age of modern era, the use of internet must be maximized, as one of the benefits is to get the on-line validation in the clinical theory of psychoanalysis a study in the philosophy of psycho analysis psychological issues monograph 61 book.
Précis of The Foundations of Psychoanalysis: A Philosophical Critique
  • A. Grünbaum
  • Psychology
    Behavioral and Brain Sciences
  • 1 June 1986
Abstract This book critically examines Freud's own detailed arguments for his major explanatory and therapeutic principles, the current neorevisionist versions of psychoanalysis, and the